Classes

General Class Information

ALL OF OUR CLASSES ARE AVAILABLE AS AN INDIVDUALIZED CLASS, SO IF YOUR SCHEDULE DOES NOT FIT OURS PLEASE CALL AND FIND OUT OPTIONS FOR ANOTHER TIME.

June Classes

below is the schedule of what we are offering

Bringing a lunch or a snack is a good idea, as our classes tend to be fun and you work up an appetite!

Remember to bring your machine with you as well. To enlarge the images below just click on them.

zippy bag

This Purse was made with cork and some embroidery on the cork. This is a fun variation on the pattern. A pocket on the back was added as well as an adjustable strap. Either make it with the fun and useful variations or without!


Classes Days:

See calendar posted

Cost: 

Class $20.00

What you need: 

Supply List

Exterior zipper pocket fabric: 1/3 yard

Contrast fabric A (strap & exterior gusset): 1/3 yard

Contrast fabric B (exterior body panels, pocket lining & zipper casing): 1/3 yard

Lining: 1/3 yard

Interfacing (one sided medium weight fusible, such as Pellon Craft Fuse or Décor Bond): 1 2/3 yard of 20”-22” interfacing or 1 yard of 40”-45” interfacing

One 12” coordinating zipper (YKK)

Two 9” coordinating zippers (YKK)

1 spool of coordinating thread 

For variations we added include

an extra 1/4 yard of your main fabric

1 1/2"wide hardware for an adjustable strap

Chicken of Another Color

Classy and Sassy chickens This month with a fun variation!!

During this class we are offering to teach you how to embroidery some extremely Chique Chickens on to a cute towel!!

Class Days:

Listed on Calendar

Cost:

$15.00 for class and $7.00 for design, $22.00 all together for design and class

Supply List:

Towel (we have towel shown in picture in stock for $4.00)

Embroidery Thread

Wash Away Stabilizer

Bindle Bag

So Adorable!!!

Class Days:

Listed on Calendar

Cost:

$15.00

Supply List:

1 1/8 yard Main Fabric

1 /1/8 Yard Lining

2 1/4 yard 20" medium weight iron interfacing

(2) 1 9/16" Curtain Grommets

Thread for top stitching

Harper Handbag

Learn how to use cork fabric on this amazingly cute handbag

 

Class Days:

Listed on Calendar

Cost:

$15.00

Supply List:

3/4 Yard outside main (Front, Back, sides and side pockets)

18" x 27" piece of Cork for bottom/ accent/ tabs/ handles

1 1/2 yards lining/ recessed zipper top/ inside pockets

1 1/2 yards Pellon Decor Bond #809 Medium weight fusible interfacing

1/2 yard Pellon fusible fleece #987 or fusible thermolam #TP971F

(1) 9" or longer YKK zipper (for inside pocket) 

(1) 15" or longer YKK zipper (for recessed zip top)

(4) 1 1/2" rectangle rings for tabs/handles

Clover binding clips are extremely helpful

1/8 - 1/4" basting tape is helpful for cork handle

 

Diva Wallets

Do this wallet with cork and embroidery or without

This popular wallet is fun and easy to make plus extremely cute!! We are doing the small (Mini Diva Wallet) and the larger wallet (Diva Frame Wallet) this month! We have some of each of the wallet frames, and we can order more. Come take a look at them to make sure you get the one that looks the best with you fabric. We also have some zippers and pulls available. Please use YKK zippers.

Class Days:

See calendar above

Cost:

$15.00 for each class

Mini Diva Wallet Supply List

2 Fat Eights

1/4 yard Pellon Decor Bond 44" Wide fusible interfacing #809

one 6" (at least) YKK zipper for inside

one 12" (at least) YKK zipper for inside

1/4" Wide Pellon EZ Seam II Tape for inside zipper

matching thread

1/4 inch foot

Metal mini Diva wallet frame 4 1/2"Wide 1 per wallet

Extra small phillips head screw driver

Diva Frame Wallet Supply List

2 Fat Quarters

1/4 Yard Pellon Décor Bond 44" Wide fusible interfacing

1 Metal Wallet Frame 7 1/2" or 8" Wide(we have some in stock)

Extra small phillips head screw driver

14" YKK zipper or longer

1/4" Wide Lite Steam-A-Seam 2 Iron on Double stick fusible tape (for zipper)

Matching thread

Zipper Foot

Quarter Inch Foot

Have it your way!!

Pick any of our small bags and create them during this class time

Choose From:

Chunky Wee Zippy Pouches

Stowaways

Bridget's Bagettes

Quick Zip Cases

EZ Boxed Pouch

Sweetpea Pods

Becca Bags

Cash and Carry

Hippie Zips

Class Days:

Listed on Calendar

Cost:

$15.00

Supply List:

Supply list listed for each type of bag

Chunky Wee Zippy Pouches

Patten includes instructions for:

Pencil Case 8” x 1 ½” x 1 ½”

Tool Pouch: 9” x 3” x 3”

Storage Cube: 5” x 5” x 5”

Pencil Case Supplies:

Exterior Fabric 7" x 11"

Lining Fabric 7" x 11"

Shape Flex Stabilizer 7" x 11"

Steam-A-Seam Fusible 7" x 11"

Zipper 14" or longer

Tool Pouch Supplies:

Exterior Fabric 13" x 13"

Lining Fabric 13" x 13"

Shape Flex Stabilizer 13" x 13"

Steam-A-Seam Fusible 13" x 13"

Zipper 16" or longer

Storage Cube Supplies:

Exterior Fabric 21" x 11"

Lining Fabric 21" x 11"

Shape Flex Stabilizer 21" x 11"

Stem-A-Seam Fusible 21" x 11" 

Zipper 14" or longer

If fabric is directional please bring extra

Notions:

Pellon Shape Flex (SF101) for the shape flex stabilizer is recommended

Steam-A-Seam 2 is also recommended for your fusible

Ribbon is optional, each pouch uses 6" of grosgrain ribbon or twill tape to make tabs at the ends of the zippers

Stowaways

Sneezy 2 3/4" x 5" x 1" holds tissues

Scrunchy 3" x 3" x 1 1/4" holds hair ties

Sudsy 3" x 5 1/2" x 1 1/2" holds cleansing wipes

Snippy 2 1/2' x 8" x 2" holds rotary cutter and scissors

Sassy 4" x 6 1/2" x 2 1/4" holds Make-Up

Doc 2" x 7 1/4" x 1 1/2" holds 7 day flip top pill box

Yardage makes 2 - 3 bags

Print

1 Fat Quarter (18” x 21”)

Choose a small to medium print

Contrast

1 fat quarter (18” x 21”)

Choose a small or tone on tone print

Fusible Fleece

1/3 yd (Need about 10” x 21”)

Use Pellon 987F or Sew Lazy “Dreamy Fusible”

Notions and Tools

3- 14” YKK zippers

Thread to match print and contrast

Bridget’s Bagettes

Makes three sizes

Mini: 4 ½” x 6”

Small: 5” x 7 ½” 

 Long: 5” x 9 ½”

Prints: 2 fat quarters (18 “x 22”)

Fusible Woven Interfacing: 1 yard (21” wide)

Fusible Fleece (Pellon 987F): 1 fat eighth (9” x 24”)

Clear Vinyl: 4” x 24”

3 – 14” zippers (YKK)

Sweetpea Pods

Finished Size: 3” x 6”

Makes 2

Fabric: Two 10” squares of fabric

Fusible Fleece: One 10” square

Zipper: Two 16” or longer polyester all-purpose zippers (YKK)

EZ Boxed Pouch

Finished Size 9” x 5 ½” x 4”

2 fat Quarters

1 14” all-purpose polyester zipper (YKK)

14” x 18” Bosal Fusible Foam

Cash and Carry

Fabric Requirements:

Thread to match contrast fabricNotions:

9” or longer all-purpose polyester YKK zipper

¼” foot and zig-zag foot for machine

Becca Bags

Finished Size (makes one of each)

Small 6” x 4” x 1”

Large 8” x 6” x 2 ½”

Fabric: 3 fat quarters (or three ¼ yard x 45” wide)

Fusible Fleece: 1 fat quarter (or ¼ yard x 45” wide)

Two Zippers: one 22” and one 14” (or longer) polyester all-purpose YKK

Hippie Zips

Camper 3 ½” x 5 ½”

Fabric

Yardage

Print

1 fat eighth

Lining & Door

1 fat eighth

Flower/Tire

3” x 6” each

Fusible Fleece

1/8 yard

Fusible Web

1/8 yard

Notions: 22” zipper (YKK), ¾” swivel hook, thread to match

Zig Zag Bag 4” x 7 ½”

Fabric

Yardage

Denim

1 fat eighth

Assorted Prints

1 fat eighth (lining) 

2 – 2” x 15”

Fusible Interfacing

¼ yard

Notions: 22” zipper (YKK), ½ yard rick rack, ¼ yard ball fringe, and thread to match

Peace Out 4 ½” x 4 ½”

Fabric

Yardage

Print

1 fat eighth

Contrast

1 fat quarter

Fusible Fleece

¼ yard

Notions: 14” zipper (YKK), thread to match

Optional Items:

Zipper pulls to change colors or to use the rest of the 22” zipper for another bag

Wonder clips are handy

 

kids and teens classes 

one type of class will be using a pattern. the other we are offering is one with a kit included in the price.

Shop around for patterns they go on sale periodically and you can find some good deals. 

Kids or teens attending the classes will need basic skills such as knowing how to thread their machine and how to fill a bobbin. Please bring in the manual for the machine if you have it. 

Class Days:

Listed on calendar

We will also be doing a 

Kids Sewing Camp 

August 7-11 10am -2pm

August 14-18 10am -2pm

(Cost for kids camp is $80.00 includes 4 days of projects and the 5th day to finish things as needed. More info to come on Kids Camp)

Cost:

$20.00

Kit cost is included in cost for those classes

Patterns are not included in cost for those days

Supply List:

June 14th Kits Class

Machine 

General sewing supplies

June 16th Kits Class

Machine

General sewing supplies

June 26th Patterns Class

Simplicity Pattern #8485 Animal Face Pillows

Machine

General sewing supplies

June 27th Kits Class

Machine 

General sewing supplies

June 28th Patterns Class

Simplicity Pattern #8674 The Remy Bag

Machine 

General sewing supplues

June 30th Kits Class

Machine 

General Sewing Supplies

One on One Ownership classes

We offer classes on machines and Viking embroidery software

If you need a one on one class to learn or remember how to use the basics on your sewing machine. Give us a call to set up an appointment with Donna. No one needs to be frustrated when doing something fun!! 

Cost:

$29.95 an hour and we recommend hour classes, so you do not get overwhelmed

Come in to your appointment with your machine and your list of questions, and let Donna help you out!